Cardinals Double Up Cubs

Matt Adams drove in four to help the Cardinals to a 6-3 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field. A.J. Pierzynski went 3-for-4 with an RBI in his debut with St. Louis, which stopped a four-game slide. Shelby Miller allowed two runs over five-and-two-thirds innings while Randy Choate got the win and Trevor Rosenthal his 31st save. Jake Arrieta allowed two runs in six innings for Chicago while James Russell took the loss. Nate Schierholtz and Ryan Sweeney each hit solo homers for the Cubs, who have lost three of four.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 11 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

2 days 1 hour ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas